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A man growing old becomes a child again.

Sophocles

Sophocles (c. 497/6 – 406/5 BC) is one of three ancient Greek tragedians whose plays have survived. His first plays were written later than those of Aeschylus, and earlier than or contemporary with those of Euripides. Sophocles wrote 120 plays during the course of his life, but only seven have survived in a complete form.

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One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is love.
How sweet for those faring badly to forget their misfortunes even for a short time.
Alas how quickly the gratitude owed to the dead flows off how quick to be proved a deceiver.
All a man's affairs become diseased when he wishes to cure evils by evils.

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    Call not that man wretched who whatever ills he suffers has a child to love.
    Each of the professions means a prejudice. The necessity for a career forces every one to take sides. We live in the age of the overworked, and the under-educated; the age in which people are so industrious that they become absolutely stupid.
    The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirt
    Piping down the valleys wild / Piping songs of pleasant glee / On a cloud I saw a child.

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